Wheeler, Texas: Moon Astronaut Statue

Bronze statue of hometown hero Alan Bean, the 4th man on the moon. Depicted on tiptoe in an anonymous moon suit as he skipped across the lunar surface. Unveiled by Bean on Sep. 16, 2016.
Address:
US Hwy 83, Wheeler, TX
Directions:
North edge of town, on the west side of US Hwy 83, in front of West-Passons Post #138, and just south of the high school football field.
Admission:
Free
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Astronaut.

Moon Astronaut Alan Bean.

Further than I thought it would be. Somewhat of a letdown unless you're just really into astronauts.

[Annakate, 01/03/2017]

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